STEPHANIE HOOVER

Author & Researcher

Books by Stephanie
Pennsylvania Genealogical & Historical Research

See Stephanie’s scheduled book signings, interviews and personal appearances here.

Coming 2014!

The Kelayres Massacre:

Politics and Murder

in Pennsylvania’s

Coal Country

The History Press

 

Also in 2014...

Read Stephanie’s story about the Lake Erie Sea Serpent in Tom White’s forthcoming book, Supernatural Lore of Pennsylvania: Ghosts, Monsters and Miracles, The History Press,

August 2014

Currently Available

Adams County Historical Society Box 4325 Gettysburg, PA 17325
Afro-American Genealogy Group P. O. Box 99893 Pittsburgh, PA 15233
Albany Township Historical Society P. O. Box 95 Kempton, PA 19529
Alburtis-Lockridge Historical Society [Lehigh] P. O. Box 427 Alburtis, PA 18011 alhs18011@aol.com
Allegheny Foothills Historical Society [Allegheny] 675 Old Frankstown Road Pittsburgh, PA 15239 plumhistory@yahoo.com
Allegheny-Kiski Valley Historical Society 224 E. 7th Avenue Tarentum, PA 15084
Allegheny Regional Family Historical Society P. O. Box 1804 Elkins, WV 26241
American Swedish Historical Museum 1900 Pattison Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19145
Antietam Historical Association 119 West Main Street Waynesboro, PA 17268
Apollo Area Historical Society P. O. Box 343 Apollo, PA 15613
Armstrong County Historical Museum & Genealogical Society 300 N. McKean Street Kittanning, PA 16201
Ashland Area Historic Preservation Society 318 Centre Street Ashland, PA 17921-1311
Austin Dam Memorial Association P. O. Box 136 Austin, PA 16720
Avonmore Area Historical Society P. O. Box 423 Avonmore, PA 15618
Baltzer Meyer Historical Society 642 Baltzer Meyer Pike Greensburg, PA 15601-9711
Barrett Township Historical Society P. O. Box 358 Mountainhome, PA 18325
Beaver County Genealogy and History Center 250 East End Avenue Beaver, PA 15009
Beaver County Historical Research & Landmarks 1235 3rd Avenue Freedom, PA 15042
Beaver Falls Historical Society Museum 1301 Seventh Avenue, 2nd fl. Beaver Falls, PA 15010
Bedford County Historical Society 6441 Lincoln Highway Bedford, PA 15522
About Bedford County Historical Society... Home to the Pioneer Library, the county's most extensive collection of historical and genealogical materials, which contains over 100,000 obituaries. We also sponsor numerous programs, activities, exhibits and seminars throughout the year to highlight areas or events of historical significance to the county and surrounding regions.
Bell Township Historical Preservation Society P. O. Box 286 Saltsburg, PA 15680
Berlin Area Historical Society 400 Vine Street Berlin, PA 15530
Berks County Conservancy 25 N. 11th Street Reading, PA 19601
Berks County Genealogical Society GoggleWorks Art Center, Rm 413, 201 Washington Street Reading, PA 19601
Berwick Historical Society 102 E. Second Street Berwick, PA 18603
Blair County Genealogical Society, Inc. 431 Scotch Valley Road Hollidaysburg, PA 16648
Blair County Historical Society P. O. Box 1083 Altoona, PA 16603-1083
About Blair County Historical Society... Blair County Historical Society a 501 (c) 3 owns four historic sites - Royer Mansion, Dick Schoolhouse, Etna Furnace, and in Altoona, Baker Mansion houses our headquarters, extensive research library and museum of over 100,000 items. We preserve and promote the heritage and history of our county. Visit our web site for more info.
Bradford County Historical Society 109 Pine Street Towanda, PA 18848-1907
Bradford Landmark Society 45 E. Corydon Street Bradford, PA 16701
Bradys Bend Historical Society P. O. Box 451 East Brady, PA 16028
Bristol Cultural & Historical Foundation 321 Cedar Street Bristol, PA 19007-5001
Brockway Area Historical Society P. O. Box 73 Brockway, PA 15824
About Brockway Area Historical Society... Taylor Memorial Museum houses a vast display of glass from local industry, plus many interesting artifacts from the lumbering, mining, and farming communities in the surrounding area. A separate genealogical research area is also available for family research, especially for researching families of Italian heritage.
Brownsville Historical Society P. O. Box 24 Brownsville, PA 15417
Buck Hill Archives P. O. Box 113 Buck Hill Falls, PA 18323
Bucks County Genealogical Society P. O. Box 826 Washington Crossing, PA 18977
Bucks County Historical Society 84 S. Pine Street Doylestown, PA 18901
Butler County Genealogical Society P. O. Box 662 Butler, PA 16003
Butler County Historical Society P. O. Box 414 Butler, PA 16003-0414
California Area Historical Society 429 Wood Street California, PA 15419-0624
Cambria County Historical Society 615 N. Center Street Ebensburg, PA 15931-1122
Cameron County Historical Society P. O. Box 433 Emporium, PA 15834
Camp Curtin Historical Society 2221 N. Sixth Street Harrisburg, PA 17110
Capital Area Genealogical Society P. O. Box 4502 Harrisburg, PA 17111-0502
Carbondale Historical Society and Museum P. O. Box 151 Carbondale, PA 18407
Catasauqua Preservation Association P. O. Box 186 Catasauqua, PA 18032
Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Pioneers 1150 N. Front Street Sunbury, PA 17801
Centre County Genealogical Society P. O. Box 1135 State College, PA 16804-1135
Centre County Historical Society 1001 E. College Avenue State College, PA 16801
Chadds Ford Historical Society P. O. Box 27 Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Charleroi Area Historical Society History & Research Center 638 Fallowfield Avenue Charleroi, PA 15022
Chester County Historical Society 225 N. High Street West Chester, PA 19380
Chestnut Hill Historical Society 8708 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118
Chestnut Ridge Historical Society Box 62 Jones Mills, PA 15646
Chichester Historical Society    
Christiana Historical Society 315 Newport Pike Christiana, PA 17509
Clarion County Historical Society 17 S. Fifth Avenue Clarion, PA 16214-1501
Clearfield County Historical Society 104 E. Pine Street Clearfield, PA 16830-2517
Clinton County Genealogical Society Box 393 Lock Haven, PA 17745-0393
Clinton County Historical Society 362 E. Water Street Lock Haven, PA 17745
Cocalico Valley Historical Society 249 W. Main Street Ephrata, PA 17522
Columbia County Historical & Genealogical Society P. O. Box 360 Bloomsburg, PA 17815-0360 research@colcohist-gensoc.org
Columbia Historic Preservation Society 19-21 N. 2nd Street Columbia, PA 17512
Concord Township Historical Society P. O. Box 152 Concordsville, PA 19331
Conemaugh Township Historical Society 100-104 S. Main St., Box 307 Davidsville, PA 15928
Conneaut Valley Historical Society 1625 Main Street, P. O. Box 266 Conneautville, PA 16406
Connellsville Area Historical Society 299 S. Pittsburgh Street Connellsville, PA 15425
Connestoga Area Historical Society P. O. Box 232 Conestoga, PA 17516
Conshohocken Historical Society 120 E. 5th Avenue Conshohocken, PA 19428-1713
Cornerstone Genealogical Society P. O. Box 547 Waynesburg, PA 15370-0547
Corry Area Historical Museum P. O. Box 107 Corry, PA 16407
Cranberry Genealogy Club [Butler] P. O. Box 2491 Cranberry Township, PA 16066 info@cranberrygenealogy.org
Crawford County Historical Society 411 Chestnut Street Meadville, PA 16335
Cressona Historical Society 76 Pottsville Street Cressona, PA 17929-1222
Cumberland County Historical Society 21 N. Pitt Street Carlisle, PA 17013-0626
Darby Borough Historical & Preservation Society P. O. Box 108 Darby, PA 19023-0108
Dauphin County Historical Society 219 S. Front Street Harrisburg, PA 17104
Dauphin Middle-Paxton Historical Society 300 Church Street Dauphin, PA 17018
Delaware County Historical Society 800 Manchester Road Media, PA
Derry Area Historical Society P. O. Box 176 Loyalhanna, PA 15661
Descendants of Signers of the DOI 238 Street Road, Apt. B201 Southampton, PA 18966-3116
Descendants of Signers of the DOI 1300 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107
Donora Historical Society 510 Meldon Avenue Donora, PA 15033-1333
Downingtown Area Historical Society P. O. Box 9 Downingtown, PA 19335
DuBois Area Historical Society P. O. Box 401 DuBois, PA 15801-0401
East Hanover Historical Society 415 Manada Bottom Road Grantville, PA 17028
Elizabeth Township Historical Society 5811 Smithfield Street Boston, PA 15135
Elk County Historical Society P. O. Box 361 Ridgway, PA 15853-0361
Emmaus Historical Society [Lehigh] 563 Chestnut Street Emmaus, PA 18049 emmaushist@ptd.net
Equinunk Historical Society P.O. Box 41 Equinunk, PA 18471
Erie County Historical Society 419 State Street Erie, PA 16501-1106
Erie Society for Genealogical Research P. O. Box 1403 Erie, PA 16512-1403
Evangelical & Reformed Historical Society 555 W. James Street Lancaster, PA 17603
Fayette County Genealogical Society 24 Jefferson Street Uniontown, PA 15401-3699
Fayette County Historical Society P. O. Box 193 Uniontown, PA 15401-0193
Fleetwood Area Historical Society 110 W. Arch Street Fleetwood, PA 19522
Forest County Historical Society 131 Elm Street Tionesta, PA 16353
Fort Le Boeuf Historical Society P. O. Box 622 Waterford, PA 16441
Fort Mason Historical Society P. O. Box 246 Masontown, PA 15461
Frackville Area Historical Society 123 N. Second Avenue Frackville, PA 17931
Franklin County Historical Society - Kittochtinny 175 E. King Street Chambersburg, PA 17931
Friends Historical Association Haverford College Library, 370 Lancaster Avenue Haverford, PA 19041-1392
Friends of Old Annville P. O. Box 99 Annville, PA 17003
Friends of the Delaware Canal 145 S. Main Street New Hope, PA 18938
Frontier History Center 300 Textor Hill Road Evans City, PA 16033
Fulton County Historical Society P. O. Box 115 McConnellsburg, PA 17233-0115
Gateway Historical Society 510 Herman Avenue Lemoyne, PA 17043
Genealogical Research Society of Northeastern PA 1100 Main Street Peckville, PA 18452
Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania 2207 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
Genealogical Society of Southwestern PA P. O. Box 894 Washington, PA 15301
German Society of Pennsylvania 611 Spring Garden Street Philadelphia, PA 19123
Germantown Historical Society 5501 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19144
Goschenhoppen Historians, Inc. Red Men's Hall, Box 476 Green Lane, PA 19504
Gratz Historical Society P. O. Box 507 Gratz, PA 17030
Greater Hazleton Historical Society 55 N. Wyoming Street Hazleton, PA 18201
Greater Monessen Historical Society Box 204 Monessen, PA 15062
Greater Octorara Valley Historical Society 440 Strasburg Avenue Parkesburg, PA 19365
Greater Shenandoah Area Historical Society P. O. Box 327 Shenandoah, PA 17976
Greene County Historical Society 918 Rolling Meadows Road Waynesburg, PA 15370
Greenville Area Historical Society & Museum P. O. Box 25 Greenville, PA 16125
Halifax Area Historical Society P. O. Box 562 Halifax, PA 17032
Hanover Area Historical Society 105 High Street Hanover, PA 17331
Haverford Township Historical Society P. O. Box 825 Havertown, PA 19083
Hellertown Historical Society 150 W. Walnut Street Hellertown, PA 18055
Heritage Conservancy 85 Old Dublin Pike Doylestown, PA 18901 Merged with Conservancy of Montgomery County in 2013
Heritage Society of Pennsylvania P. O. Box 146 Laughlintown, PA 15655
Hermitage Historical Society 800 N. Hermitage Road Hermitage, PA 16148
Hershey Derry Township Historical Society 40 Northeast Drive Hershey, PA 17033
Historic Bethlehem Partnership 459 Old York Road Bethlehem, PA 18018
Historic Harrisburg Association 1230 N. Third Street Harrisburg, PA 17102
Historic Manheim Preservation Foundation, Inc. 27 Market Square Manheim, PA 17545
Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster 123 N. Prince Street Lancaster, PA 17603
Historic Schaefferstown, Inc. P. O. Box 307 Schaefferstown, PA 17088
Historical & Genealogical Society of Indiana County 200 S. 6th Street Indiana, PA 15701-2999
Historical Society of Berks County 940 Centre Avenue Reading, PA 19601 questions@berkshistory.org
Historical Society of the Blairsville Area 116 E. Campbell Street Blairsville, PA 15717
Historical Society of Carnegie 1 W. Main Plaza Carnegie, PA 15106
Historical Society of Cocalico Valley P. O. Box 193 Ephrata, PA 17522
Historical Society of East Pennsboro P. O. Box 195 Enola, PA 17025-0195
Historical Society of Fort Washington 473 Bethlehem Pike Fort Washington, PA 19034
Historical Society of Green Tree 10 W. Manilla Avenue PIttsburgh, PA 15220
Historical Society of Millersburg 324 Center Street Millersburg, PA 17061
Historical Society of Montgomery County 1654 DeKalb Street Norristown, PA 19401
Historical Society of Mount Lebanon P. O. Box 13423 Pittsburgh, PA 15243
Historical Society of Pennsylvania 1300 Locust Street Philadelphia, PA 19107
Historical Society of Perry County P. O. Box 81 Newport, PA 17074-0081
Historical Society of County 305 N. Centre Street Pottsville, PA 17901
Historical Society of St. Mary's and Benzinger Township 99 Erie Avenue Saint Mary's, PA 15857
Historical Society of the Blairsville Area 116 E. Campbell Street Blairsville, PA 15717
Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania 1212 Smallman Street Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Homestead & Mifflin Township Historical Society 510 10th Avenue Munhall, PA 15120
Horsham Preservation & Historical Association 900 Governor Road Horsham, PA 19044
Hulmeville Historical Society P. O. Box 7002 Penndel, PA 19047
Hummelstown Area Historical Society 32 W. Main Street Hummelstown, PA 17036
Huntingdon County Historical Society 106 4th Street Huntingdon, PA 16652
About Huntingdon County Historical Society... The Huntingdon County Historical Society offers many genealogical services and collections for research. Annual individual memberships begin at just $25.00 per year. Researchers available to assist with your project.
Jacobsburg Historical Society, Inc. [Northampton] 402 Henry Road Nazareth, PA 18064 jacobsburg@rcn.com
Jefferson County Historical Society, Inc. 172-176 Main Street Brookville, PA 15825
Jersey Shore Historical Society 200 S. Main Street Jersey Shore, PA 17740
Jewish Genealogical Society of Philadelphia 1279 June Road Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006-8405
Jewish Genealogical Society of Pittsburgh 2131 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15219
John Timon Reily Historical Society Box 7 McSherrystown, PA 17344
Johnstown Area Genealogical & Historical Society P. O. Box 5048 Johnstown, PA 15904-5048
Juniata County Historical Society 498 Jefferson Street, Suite B Mifflintown, PA 17059-1424
Juniata Mennonite Historical Society P. O. Box 81 Richfield, PA 17086-0081
Kishacoquillas Valley Historical Society P. O. Box 43 Allensville, PA 17002
Kutztown Area Historical Society 212 S. Whiteoak Street Kutztown, PA 19530
Lackawanna Historical Society 232 Monroe Avenue Scranton, PA 18510
Lancaster County Historical Society 230 N. President Avenue Lancaster, PA 17603 research@lancasterhistory.org
Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society 2215 Millstream Road Lancaster, PA 17602-1499
Latrobe Historical Society 1501 Ligonier Street Latrobe, PA 15650
Lawrence County Historical Society 408 N. Jefferson Street New Castle, PA 16103-1745
Lawrenceville Historical Society P. O. Box 4015, Arsenal Station Pittsburgh, PA 15201-0015
Lebanon County Historical Society 924 Cumberland Street Lebanon, PA 17042-1586
Legion Ville Historical Society R D 4, 10 Pine Court Sewickley, PA 15143
Lehigh County Historical Society P. O. Box 1548 Allentown, PA 18105-1548
Lehigh Township Historical Society 3811 Lehigh Drive Pennsville, PA 18067
Lenni Lenape Historical Society See “Museum of Indian Culture”
Levittown Historical Society P. O. Box 1641 Levittown, PA 19058-1641
Ligonier Valley Historical Society Star Route East Ligonier, PA 15658
Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor P. O. Box 582 Ligonier, PA 15658
Linesville Historical Society P. O. Box 785 Linesville, PA 16424-0705
Lititz Historical Foundation 145 E. Main Street Lititz, PA 17543-2009
Lower Macungie Township Historical Society [Lehigh] P. O. Box 3722 Wescosville, PA 18106
Lower Makefield Historical Society P. O. Box 228 Yardley, PA 19067
Lower Merion Historical Society 1301 Montgomery Avenue Rosemont, PA 19010
Lower Milford Historical Society P. O. Box 2 Limeport, PA 18060
Lower Paxton Historical Society 429 Prince Street Harrisburg, PA 17109
Lower Salford Historical Society P. O. Box 150 Lederach, PA 19450
Lutheran Archives Center at Philadelphia 7301 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19119
Lutheran Historical Society of the Mid-Atlantic 61 Seminary Ridge Gettysburg, PA 17325
Luzerne County Historical Society 49 S. Franklin Street Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1290
Lycoming County Genealogical Society P. O. Box 3625 Williamsport, PA 17701-8625 lycominglineage@gmail.com
About Lycoming County Genealogical Society... The Lycoming County Genealogical Society is an all volunteer organization whose mission is to encourage interest in genealogy; to exchange information; and to sponsor educational programs. We conduct research of our holdings for $15 per hour. Please visit our web site for information.
Lycoming County Historical Society 858 W. Fourth Street Williamsport, PA 17701
Mahanoy & Mahantongo Historical & Preservation Society P. O. Box 143 Dalmatia, PA 17017
Mahanoy Area Historical Society P. O. Box 127 Mahanoy City, PA 17948
Manchester Historical Society Pittsburgh, PA
Manheim Historical Society P. O. Box 396 Manheim, PA 17545
Marple Historical Society P. O. Box 755 Broomall, PA 19008
MD & PA Railroad Historical Society 219 Princeton Lane Bel Air, MD 21014
Masontown Historical Society Box 769 Masontown, PA 15461
Mauch Chunk Historical Society P. O. Box 273 Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
McKean County Genealogical Society P. O. Box 207 A Derrick City, PA 16727
McKean County Historical Society & Museum 500 Main Street Smethport, PA 16749
McKeesport Heritage Center 1832 Arboretum Drive McKeesport, PA 15132
Mennonite Historians of Eastern Pennsylvania P. O. Box 82 Harleysville, PA 19438
Mercer County Genealogical Society Box 812 Sharon, PA 16146-0812
Mercer County Historical Society 119 S. Pitt Street Mercer, PA 16137-1211
Meyersdale Library 210 Center Street Meyersdale, PA 15552
Mid-Atlantic Germanic Society P. O. Box 2642 Kensington, MD 20891-2642
Mifflin County Historical Society 1 W. Market Street, #1 Lewistown, PA 17044-2128
Mifflin County Mennonite Historical Society P. O. Box 5603 Belleville, PA 17004
Mifflin Township Historical Society 3000 Lebanon Church Road, Suite 202 West Mifflin, PA 15122-2603
Millersville Historical Society 330 Center Street Millersburg, PA 17061
Milton Historical Society Rt. 405, Box 5 Milton, PA 17847
Minersville Area Historical Society P. O. Box 557 Minersville, PA 17954
Minisink Valley Historical Society 125-133 W. Main Street Port Jervis, NY 12771
Monongahela Area Historical Society 905 W. Main Street Monongahela, PA 15063
Monroe County Historical Association 900 Main Street Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Monroeville Historical Society 2700 Monroeville Boulevard Monroeville, PA 15146
Montgomery Area Historical Society 63 Penn Street Montgomery, PA 17752
Montour County Genealogical Society 205 Ferry Street Danville, PA 17821
Montour County Historical Society P. O. Box 8 Danville, PA 17821
Moravian Archives 41 W. Locust Street Bethlehem, PA 18018
Moravian Historical Society 214 E. Center Street Nazareth, PA 18064-2209
Mount Union Area Historical Society P. O. Box 1776 Mount Union, PA 17066
The Muncy Historical Society & Museum [Lycoming] 40 N. Main Street Muncy, PA 17756 MuncyHistorical@aol.com
Museum of Indian Culture [Lehigh] 2825 Fish Hatchery Road Allentown, PA 18103 info@museumofindianculture.org
National Canal Museum 30 Centre Square Easton, PA 18042
New Hope Historical Society 45 S. Main Street New Hope, PA 18938-1343
Newtown Historic Association P. O. Box 303 Newtown, PA 18940
Newtown Square Historical Society 2 Paper Mill Road Newtown Square, PA 19073
Newville Historical Society 69 S. High Street Newville, PA 17241-1405
North Central Pennsylvania Historical Association 311 N. Front Street Milton, PA 17847
North Hills Genealogists P. O. Box 169 Wexford, PA 15090
Northampton County Historical & Genealogical Society 101/107 S. 4th Street Easton, PA 18042
Northampton Township Historical Society P. O. Box 732 Richboro, PA 18594-0732
Northeast PA Genealogical Society, Inc. P. O. Box 1776 Shavertown, PA 18708
Northumberland County Historical Society 1150 N. Front Street Sunbury, PA 17801
Norwood Historical Society pending confirmation pending confirmation
Oil City Heritage Society P. O. Box 692, Oil Creek Station Oil City, PA 16301
Old York Road Genealogical Society c/o Abington Township Public Library, 1030 Old York Road Abington, PA 19001
Old York Road Historical Society Old York & Vista Roads Jenkintown, PA 19046-2891
Orbisonia-Rockhill Furnace Historical Society P. O. Box 382 Orbisonia, PA 17243
Orwigsburg Historical Society 109 E. Mifflin Street Orwigsburg, PA 17961
Oswayo Valley Historical Society P. O. Box 699 Shinglehouse, PA 16748
Palatines to America, Nat'l. Chapter 611 E. Weber Road Columbus, OH 43211
Palatines to America, PA Chapter P. O. Box 280 Strasburg, PA 17579-0280
Palmyra Area Genealogical Society P. O. Box 544 Palmyra, PA 17078
Penns Valley Area Historical Museum 244 W. Aaron Square Aaronsburg, PA 16820
Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center 22 Luckenbill Road Kutztown, PA 19530
Pennsylvania German Society P. O. Box 244 Kutztown, PA 19530-0244
Pennsylvian Cornish Society 1835 Troxwell Street Allentown, PA 18103
Perry Historians P. O. Box 73 New Bloomfield, PA 17074-0073
Perryopolis Area Heritage Society P. O. Box 303 Perryopolis, PA 15473
Peters Creek Historical Society P. O. Box 208 Venetia, PA 15367
Pike County Historical Society 608 Broad Street Milford, PA 18337
The Pioneer Library 242 E. John Street Bedford, PA
Pine Grove Historical Society P. O. Box 65 Pine Grove, PA 17963
Pitcairn Historical Society [Allegheny] Center Avenue & Agatha Street Pitcairn, PA 15140 pitcairn.historical@hotmail.com
Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation One Station Square, Suite 450 Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Pittsburgh North Hills Genealogists 300 Cumberland Road Pittsburgh, PA 15237-5455
Plymouth Historical Society 115 Gaylord Avenue Plymouth, PA 18651
Plymouth Meeting Historical Society P. O. Box 167 Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462-0167
Portage Area Historical Society 400 Lee Street Portage, PA 15946
Potter County Historical Society P. O. Box 605 Coudersport, PA 16915 pottercohist@zitomedia.net
About Potter County Historical Society... 12-room museum, large genealogical research area. Hours: Monday AND Friday 10:30 am – 4:00 pm; email or call 814-848-3942 for appointments for research at other times. We encourage tours of our museum which tells the history of our county.
Pottstown Historical Society 568 High Street Pottstown, PA 19464
Presbyterian Historical Society 425 Lombard Street Philadelphia, PA 19147-1516
Punxsutawney Area Historical & Genealogical Society P. O. Box 286 Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Quakertown Historical Society 26 N. Main Street Quakertown, PA 18951-1114
Radnor Historical Society 113 W. Beech Tree Lane Wayne, PA 19087
Reading Railroad Heritage Museum 500 S. Third Street Hamburg, PA 19526
Red Lion Area Historical Society P. O. Box 94 Red Lion, PA 17356
Robinson Township Historical Society 1000 Churchill Road Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Rockwood Area Historical & Genealogical Society 531 W. Main Street Rockwood, PA 15557
Saint Clair Community and Historical Society 24 N. Nichols Street Saint Clair, PA 17970
Salisbury (formerly Elk-Lick) History Salisbury, PA
Schuylkill Historical Fire Museum 105 S. Jardin Street Shenandoah, PA 17976
Schwenkfelder Library and Heritage Center 105 Seminary Street Pennsburg, PA 18073
Scottish Historic & Research Society of the Delaware Valley, Inc. 102 St. Paul's Road Ardmore, PA 19003
Sewickley Valley Historical Society 200 Broad Street Sewickley, PA 15143
Shippensburg Historical Society 52 W. King Street Shippensburg, PA 17257
Skippack Historical Society P. O. Box 9 Skippack, PA 19474
Slippery Rock Heritage Association P. O. Box 511 Slippery Rock, PA 16057
Slovenian Genealogy Society International, Inc. 52 Old Farm Road Camp Hill, PA 17011-2604
Snyder County Historical Society 30 E. Market Street Middleburg, PA 17842
Somerset Historical Center 10649 Somerset Pike Somerset, PA 15501
South Bethlehem Historical Society P. O. Box 5106 Bethlehem, PA 18015
South Central PA Genealogical Society P. O. Box 1824 York, PA 17405
South Hills Genealogists 116 South 19th Street Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Southern Lancaster County Historical Society P. O. Box 33 Quarryville, PA 17566
Springfield Historical Society P. O. Box 211 Springfield, PA 19064
St. Marys Historical Society 319 Erie Avenue St. Marys, PA 15857
Strongstown Historical Society Rt. 422, 14895 Highway-E. Strongstown, PA 15957
Sullivan County Historical Society Box 252 Laporte, PA 18626
Summit Hill Historical Society 146 W. Ludlow Street Summit Hill, PA 18250
Susquehanna County Historical Society 2 Monument Square Montrose, PA 18801
Susquehanna Depot Historical Society, Inc. P. O. Box 161 Susquehanna, PA 18847
Swedish Colonial Society 371 Devon Way West Chester, PA 19380
Swissvale Historical & Genealogical Society 7326 Schley Avenue Swissvale, PA 15218-2440
Tamaqua Historical Society 114 W. Broad Street Tamaqua, PA 18252
Tarentum Genealogical Society P. O. Box 66 Tarentum, PA 15084
Tioga County Historical Society P. O. Box 724 Wellsboro, PA 16901
Tri-County Heritage Society P.O. Box 352 Morgantown, PA 19543
Tulpehocken Settlement Historical Society 116 N. Front Street Womelsdorf, PA 19567
Turtle Creek Valley Historical Society 153 Wilbur Avenue Turtle Creek, PA 15145
Tuscarora Township Historical Society RD 2, Box 105-C Laceyville, PA 18623
Tyrone Area Historical Society 850 Pennsylvania Avenue Tyrone, PA 16686
Ulster American Society P. O. Box 375 Lansdale, PA 19446
Union County Historical Society S. 2nd & St. Louis Sts. Lewisburg, PA 17837
Upper Darby Historical Society P. O. Box 2935 Upper Darby, PA 19082-7935
Upper Moreland Historical Association Park Avenue Willow Grove, PA 19090
Valley Forge Historical Society P. O. Box 122 Valley Forge, PA 19481-0122
Venango County Genealogy Club 2 Central Avenue Oil City, PA 16301-3122
Venango County Historical Society 301 S. Park Street Franklin, PA 16323-0101
Victorian Vandergrift Museum & Historical Society 184 Sherman Avenue Vandergrift, PA 15690
About Victorian Vandergrift Museum & Historical Society... Our library covers Westmoreland & Armstrong Counties. Open Mon.-Sat. 10 am. - 3 p.m. Membership $20 per year. e-mail vvmhs@comcast.net phone: 724-568-1990 on site and distance research.
Warren County Genealogical Society 6 Main Street North Warren, PA 16365-4616
Warren County Historical Society 210 4th Avenue Warren, PA 16365
Warrior Run - Fort Freeland Heritage Society Box 26 Turbotville, PA 17772
Washington County Historical Society 49 E. Maiden Street Washington, PA 15301-4941
Wattsburg Area Historical Society P. O. Box 240 Wattsburg, PA 16442
Wayne County Historical Society & Museum 810 Main Street Honesdale, PA 18431
Waynesboro Historical Society 138 W. Main Street Waynesboro, PA 17268
West Jefferson Hills Historical Society c/o West Jefferson Hills Municipal Building, 925 Old Clairton Road Jefferson Hills, PA 15025
West Hanover Township Historical Society 7171 Allentown Boulevard Harrisburg, PA 17112
Western PA Genealogical Society 4400 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4007
Westmoreland County Historical Society 41 W. Otterman Street, Ste. 310 Greensburg, PA 15601
Westmoreland-Fayette Historical Society West Overton Museum Scottdale, PA 15683
Whitehall Historical Preservation Society Mickley & Lehnert Roads Whitehall, PA 18052
Wilkinsburg Historical Society 605 Ross Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15221
Williamsport & North Branch RR Historical Society P. O. Box 392 Picture Rocks, PA 17762-0392
Wissahickon Valley Historical Society P. O. Box 96 Ambler, PA 19002
Wyoming County Historical Society P. O. Box 309 Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Yardley Historical Association 46 W. Afton Avenue Yardley, PA 19067-1420
York County Heritage Trust 250 E. Market Street York, PA 17403 library@yorkheritage.org
About York County Heritage Trust... Our library and archives collections focus on York County and surrounding regions. Holdings include books, nearly 9,000 genealogical surname files, church records, microfilm and the Library Edition of Ancestry.com among others. Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday 9A to 5P. $6 daily admission fee, if not a member.
Zelionople Historical Society P. O. Box 45 Zelionople, PA 16063
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